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Evergreens, Talbot Woods, Bournemouth, Dorset
Evergreens
Evergreens

Tel: 01202 526925

In the leafy conservation area of Talbot Woods, The Evergreens is a long established family run and owned Residential Care Home offering spacious, comfortable accommodation.

The Evergreens, built in the 1920s has been a residential home for nearly 40 years. Sympathetically enlarged over time to its present capacity of twenty five en-suite rooms, the atmosphere is one of tranquillity and relaxation.   

Professionals aim to deliver a very high level of personal care at all times. Each resident’s individual requests and needs are of great importance to them and their families and the fulfilment of those wishes is what makes life just that little bit more enjoyable.   

* All en-suite rooms with TV, telephone & wireless call system
* Fully trained staff in attendance 24 hours per day
* Home cooked food
* Respite or Residential Care Available
* Varied Activities & Outings program   

More than just Care, a very Personal Service.

Owner: Frank Care Ltd

Person in charge: Alan Rose (Care Manager)

Local Authority / Social Services: Bournemouth Borough Council (click for contact details)

Type of Service: Care Home only (Residential Care) – Privately Owned , 25 residents

Registered Care Categories*: Old Age

Admission Information: Ages 65+.

Single Rooms: 25

Shared Rooms: 0

Rooms with ensuite WC: 25

Weekly Charges Guide: Personal Care Single £600 – £750

Facilities & Services: Palliative Care • Respite Care • Convalescent Care • Own GP if required • Own Furniture if required • Pets by arrangement • Smoking not permitted • Close to Local shops • Near Public Transport • Minibus or other transport • Lift • Wheelchair access • Gardens for residents • Phone Point in own room/Mobile • Television point in own room

Latest CQC* Report on Evergreens: click here

*Care Quality Commission (CQC) is responsible for the registration and inspection of social care services in England.

Bed Vacancies

Current Bed Vacancies Posted by Evergreens

1 Bed Vacancy
(Large, refurbished, Single, en-suite room. Suitable for Private Residential Self-Funding or Social Services with top-up.)
posted 25 Nov 2014

Awards / Recognitions

There are no awards/recognitions posted yet for Evergreens

Current Recommendations

Recommendation Score: 9.8 (9.822)

The user 'Recommendation Score' (9.8 for Evergreens) is calculated using a combination of the average of all ratings on user Recommendations submitted in the last 2 years, and the total number of user recommendations submitted in relation to the number of beds at the care home. The maximum Recommendation Score is 10. To see more about the carehome.co.uk user recommendations please click here.

Review of Evergreens

My mother joined Evergreens back in 2010 after a series of falls. From day one, she was embraced (both physically and emotionally) by the very kind staff of Evergreens. Her needs, in terms of healthcare, were very promptly met on an hourly basis. The staff were able to provide extra services such as hair care and foot care making these little events a welcome treat that were well received. Small things such as birthday and Christmas cards went such a long way alongside all the big things that the care home offered. The place is excellent, caring and honest.

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Submitted by Stephanie A (Daughter of Resident/Service User) on Thursday 23 October 2014.

Review of Evergreens

Staff and management are of a very high standard and provide a very caring service 24 hours. A good selection of activities and outings to keep the interest of all residents. I have recommended Evergreens to friends.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Submitted by Gordon R (Friend of resident) on Tuesday 15 July 2014.

Review of Evergreens

Dad lived here for 2 1/2 years. The staff were smashing, responsive and caring. The home was clean and always smelled fresh. Dad enjoyed the food and drinks. Links with doctors, dentist excellent. Dining room mods great improvement more natural light and good solid furniture. Entertainment always enjoyed, great variety, much appreciated and looked forward too.

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Submitted by Alec A (Son of resident) on Wednesday 25 June 2014.

Review of Evergreens

My mother has had wonderful care for the past three and half years and continues to be very well looked after. The food is amazing, all home made and there is a great variety. The staff are all fantastic and nothing is too much trouble for both residents and their visitors. I cannot speak too highly of Evergreens and would thoroughly recommend it in every category.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Submitted by Ali Wilkinson (DAUGHTER OF RESIDENT) on Thursday 6 March 2014.

Review of Evergreens

My mother was given the best of care at all times. She was kept clean in herself and her room. The food was excellent and a great variety. Great activities and outings. Caring staff, great manager. Would recommend to anyone and have done this.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Submitted by Elizabeth Rigler (Daughter of dec'd resident) on Monday 3 March 2014.

Review of Evergreens

My nan lived at Evergreen for the past 4 1/2 years. We have never faulted the care she has received in fact I would say it is above the standard expected. They truly care. She was well catered for even being given soft food when needed. She looked nice (they did her hair, nails etc) and was clean. There were lots of activities and they often involved the families which was lovely. Highly recommend.

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

Submitted by Penelope Brown (Grandaughter of Resident) on Monday 3 March 2014.

Review of Evergreens

A wonderful care home. My mother was very happy here during her 4 1/2 year stay. The staff were very caring, taking care of her needs. Food excellent. When it came to the time she needed it softer this was done. She was always clean as was the home at all times. Plenty of activities and outings. Always a cup of tea for family when we visited. Many improvements taking place all the time. Will always recommend this home.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Good

Submitted by Lizzie Rigler (Daughter of dec'd resident) on Tuesday 25 February 2014.

Review of Evergreens

I would recommend this home. Patient care is paramount. The whole staff from management to the cleaners were exemplary in terms of work ethic, compassion, standards, and communication. The home is spotless, the food is excellent, and of a very high standard. Nothing was too much trouble - even to support grieving relatives.

Overall Standard: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Treated with Dignity: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Submitted by Dawn W (Father-in-law is resident) on Tuesday 12 November 2013.

Review of Evergreens

After 16 years of caring for my father the inevitable happened, having to find a placement for him. I wanted somewhere Dad would be treated with care, dignity and understanding. After visiting several different types of homes, I found Evergreens, it ticked all the boxes. All the staff greet you with a smile regardless of what their day has been like. The staff keep you updated on the events of the day. On countless occasions I have seen the carers, cleaners and gardener stop and listen to any concerns the clients/relatives have, putting their minds' at rest, a wonderful sight to see - keep it up! Nothing is too much trouble.

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Submitted by Maureen Rolfe (Daughter of resident) on Wednesday 13 March 2013.

Review of Evergreens

My mother aged 96 years did not want to leave her home and fought the move from day one. The home carers were patient and friendly even admiring her stubborn streak and now she is bedridden and frail and they do everything for her. We do not expect her to live much longer, but she realises now how good ever body is to her and like myself is very grateful for the good treatment she receives. She is now 98 years old and her children all old age pensioners. We could not have coped without the help we've received.

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Good

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Good

Value for Money: Excellent

Submitted by Patricia N (Daughter of resident) on Thursday 27 December 2012.

Review of Evergreens

The complete worry of mums care being taken off my shoulders, while still being kept informed of her needs at this difficult time.

Facilities: Excellent

Care / Support: Excellent

Cleanliness: Excellent

Food & Drink: Excellent

Staff: Excellent

Activities: Excellent

Management: Excellent

Safety / Security: Excellent

Rooms: Excellent

Value for Money: Excellent

Submitted by Christine Fry (Daughter of Resident) on Tuesday 11 December 2012.

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